The Story of the Jews: A 4,000-year Adventure
Beginning with Abraham and Sarah, celebrated artist Stan Mack takes us on a rewarding pictorial
journey across 4,000 years of Jewish history, through its ups and downs. From the biblical era to the twentieth century, with Mack's signature wit and delightful sketches, we witness Moses receiving the Ten Commandments, the world's first "oy, " the creation of the Talmud, the Crusades, the Holocaust, the birth of the Israeli state, the evolution of the stand-up comic, and much more. In addition, we meet the men and women who have shaped the Jewish experience, including Maimonides, Theodor Hertzl, Irving Berlin, and Golda Meier. An illustrated narrative that celebrates the major characters and events that built this enduring culture, The Story of the Jews is a first of its kind and worthy of a sincere mazel tov.
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17TH CENTURY ABRAHAM AND SARAH AMERICAN ANTI-SEMITISM ARAB ASSYRIA BABYLON BABYLONIA BECAME BEGAN BERURIAH BRITISH BUSINESS CALLED CAMPS CANAAN CHILDREN CHRISTIANS CHURCH COMMUNIST CONVERSO COUNTRY CREATED CRUSADES CULTURE DAVID DIASPORA EANWHILE EASTERN EUROPE EGYPT EMPIRE EUROPEAN JEWS FAITH FEOFLE FEUDAL FRANCE GERMAN JEWS GHETTO GODS GREEK HASMONAEAN HEBREW HELLENISTIC HELP HERZL HITLER IDEA IMMIGRANTS ISLAMIC ISRAEL ISRAELI ISRAELITES Janet Bode JEREMIAH JERUSALEM JESUS JEW5 JEWISH COMMUNITY JEWISH ENLIGHTENMENT JEWISH FIGHTERS Jewish history JEWISH LAW JEWISH LEADERS JEWRY JEWS FOUGHT JEWS OF SPAIN JOINED JUDAH JUDAISM KILLED KING LAND LIKUD LIVED MESSIAHS Modern Maturity MOSES MOVED MUHAMMAD MYSTICISM NATIONAL NAZIS NUMBERS PALESTINE PALESTINIAN PEASANTS PEGAN POETS POLAND POLITICAL POWER PROPHETS PUSHED Rabbi RELIGIOUS REVOLUTION ROMAN RUSSIAN SACRED SCHOLARS SERFS SHTETL SINAI SPAIN Stan Mack SYNAGOGUE TALMUD TEMPLE TEMPLE IN JERUSALEM TORAH TRADITION TRIBES TURNED VIOLENCE WESTERN WHO'D WORLD YIDDISH YOUNG JEWS ZIONIST